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Barney Rosset

AKA Barnet Lee Rosset, Jr.

Born: 28-May-1922
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Died: 21-Feb-2012
Location of death: Manhattan, NY
Cause of death: Complications of Surgery

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Publisher

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Grove Press

Military service: US Army (WWII)

Wife: Joan Mitchell (painter, m. 1949, div.)
Wife: Hannelore Eckert (div., one son)
Son: Peter
Wife: Cristina Agnini (div., one son, one daughter)
Son: Beckett
Daughter: Tansey
Wife: Elisabeth Krug (div., one daughter)
Daughter: Chantal R. Hyde
Wife: Astrid Myers (m. 2007, until his death)

    High School: Francis W. Parker School, Chicago, IL
    University: Swarthmore College (transferred)
    University: University of Chicago (transferred)
    University: University of California at Los Angeles
    University: BA, University of Chicago
    University: BA, New School for Social Research (1952)

    Grove Press Founder and Publisher (1951-85)

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